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Meet President Uhuru Kenyatta's Little Known Mzungu Brother [Photos]

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Mama Ngina Kenyatta are the most well-known members of the Kenyatta family, as other members of the founding family choose to live a life away from the spotlight.

However the first family has another member Peter Magana who is the Head of State's older brother. Peter is a son to the late Mzee Jomo Kenyatta and his late British wife Edna Clarke.

Magana has kept a low profile, and information regarding his location and activities is scarce.

He was born on August 11, 1944, in Worthing Hospital in the English county of West Sussex, according to reports.

Before retiring, Magana is claimed to have worked at the BBC as a broadcaster and later as a producer.

The 77-year-old resided in the United Kingdom with his 86-year-old mother, who died in 1995.

Despite being a member of the founding family, Magana has kept a low profile and was seen by many in 2013 when he attended President Kenyatta's inauguration.

On August 22, 2019, he travelled to Kenya to attend his late father Mzee Jomo Kenyatta's final public memorial service.

According to stories, Mzee Kenyatta offered Magana a government post in an attempt to persuade him to relocate to Kenya, but the young man declined and returned to the United Kingdom.

Magana is a husband and father of three children.

Content created and supplied by: Ezra-Nyakundi (via Opera News )

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